"A Walk through time"
The Burren Display Centre (Brú na Bóirne) has a new design which will bring to life the dramatic and fascinating story of the Burren through models, slides, artifacts and information.
An occupied tower house part dated from the 13th century, originally
owned by the O'Loughlin-Martin family. It was restored in 1940s preserving
its existing fabric but adapted for the 21st century. There are 10 acres
of woodland in the grounds.
of Ireland, Salthill, Galway
Presents a comprehensive view of the world of water through clear
and interesting displays, informed helpful staff and exciting live presentations.
See and experience the underwater life of Clare's Atlantic Coastline - sharks, rays and conger eels
can all be viewed in a giant aquarium. A leisure centre forms part of Seaworld complete with a 25m
indoor swimming pool, kidies pool, sauna, jacuzzi, sea-view cafe, souvenir and beach shop.
Separate childrens play area.
Clare is a remarkable county and the story of its people stretches from 6000 years ago to the present.
Its incredible history is excitingly captured at 'The Riches of Clare', Clare Museum. Beautifully displayed
artifacts, original works of art, enthralling audio-visual and interactive experiences, and drama images
all combine to provide a glimpse into the rich history and heritage of Clare.
Open all year round, admission charge.
Tara Hall is a historic 17th century mansion, only minutes from Galway
City centre. Free guided factory tours.
A distinctive 6th century fortified tower house built originally for
a branch of the O'Brien's. The first three floors exhibit many defensive
features such as narrow slit windows, gun loops and murder holes.
Ireland's oldest perfumery Shop, outstanding audio visual and photographic exhibition.
Liscannor Stone is the name given to a variety of 300 million year old flagstones and sandstones that
are risen from the lands around the Cliffs of Moher and Liscannor on the Western Atlantic sea-board of
Co. Clare. The stone bears the fossil tracks of Marine animals thar lived millions of years ago.
The Visitors Centre includes: an audio-visual display that highlights the fascinating history of
Liscannor stone and the 'Rock Shop' which displays precious and semi-precious stones from Ireland and
all over the world. Almost everyone of the Earth's natural treasures is on sale here.